For Immediate Release
Contact: Terry Naydan or Nita Smith, co-presidents 502-875-6481
or Cindy Heine, Candidate Forum/Debate Coordinator 859-351-9419
May 31, 2016
US SENATE CANDIDATES INVITED TO TELEVISED DEBATE OCTOBER 30
LEXINGTON, KY-The League of Women Voters of Kentucky has issued an invitation to US Senate candidates, Jim Gray (D) and Rand Paul (R) to participate in a televised debate on Sunday, October 30, 2016. The debate will be held at the University of Kentucky Singletary Center in Lexington. Co-sponsors with the League for this event are the Lexington Herald-Leader, University of Kentucky Student Government and CBS affiliates WLKY-TV, Louisville and WKYT-TV, Lexington.
The League of Women Voters of Kentucky is a nonpartisan political organization that encourages informed and active participation in government. It works to increase understanding of major public policy issues and to influence public policy through education and advocacy. The League does not endorse, or oppose, political candidates or parties.